Heroes and Villains

We’ve been trying to pick apart what it is that appeals to us about Heroes & Villains as a concept. You’d think it was all about the escapism to a world more epic than our own, but we’ve realised our love of heroes and villains is more closely linked to the qualities of these characters which we fearfully recognise or aspire to see in ourselves...

2016-08-26 15:42:24By Team Zavvi


In Defence of Sequels

Now we know a lot of people are usually pessimistic about these sorts of things, but we have a few things to say on the matter…

2016-08-22 13:15:36By Team Zavvi


What Does Your Patronus Say About You?

This is the ultimate Muggles guide to the meaning of your spirit animal, or Patronus, as they like to call them in the wizarding world of Harry Potter. By thinking of your happiest, most powerful memory, you can conjure up your spirit animal and gain strength to overcome your fears and face dark forces. Read the guide below and find out what your Patronus represents...

2016-08-19 13:38:42By Team Zavvi


Underrated Sci-fi Films of the Last 20 Years

The Sci-fi genre is populated with big budget blockbusters and cult favourites, but we asked a Steelbook connoisseur to compile a list of the most underrated Sci-fi films of the past 20 years to showcase the hidden gems you may have missed....

2016-08-12 14:00:55By Team Zavvi


Look Who's Laughing Now: A History of the Joker

This year marked the 75th anniversary of DC's most celebrated villain - the Joker. We say ‘celebrated’, and this shows just how strong the Joker’s sway is. Should we really be backing this malicious, sadistic psychopath? The origins of the Clown Prince of Crime are up for debate given his many adaptations and multiple personalities, but we’ll certainly cover a few as we go over his most prominent appearances. Which Joker is your favourite?

2016-08-12 13:36:16By Team Zavvi


Who Exactly are the Suicide Squad?

Also known as Task Force X, the Suicide Squad is a team of supervillains who are recruited by a secret government agency to carry out dangerous black ops missions in exchange for shorter prison sentences. The Squad are kept under control once they’re out in the field with the threat of their micro-bomb implants...

2016-08-08 13:54:20By Team Zavvi


The Unlikely Guardians

There has always been a litany of characters that step up to help protect the things they value the most. Be it an intimate secret or an entire galaxy, these intrepid guardians have existed in all cultures through time.

2016-08-01 11:08:39By Team Zavvi


Aliens at 30: Press Event & SteelBook Launch

To mark the anniversary, and to tie-in with the momentous Comic-Con event, Zavvi have teamed up with 21st Century Fox to release an exclusive, limited edition, 30th Anniversary Aliens SteelBook Blu-ray.

2016-07-22 11:45:25By Team Zavvi


5 Reasons To Watch Star Trek Beyond This Weekend

Fast and Furious mastermind Justin Lin takes on the latest film, and it’s fair to say he’s done a sterling job with the franchise – adding a fast paced, explosive element to the movies not seen previous pictures. If that’s not a good enough reason to see the new film this weekend, we’ve got another five reasons why you should...

2016-07-21 13:35:12By Team Zavvi


The BFG: What Are the Critics Saying?

A cinematic giant brings Roald Dahls's fictional one to life, with a little help from Disney magic of course. Steven Spielberg’s The BFG is released in UK Cinemas on July 22nd.

2016-07-19 14:05:37By Luke Roberts